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Update 4.40pm: Man dies in road accident at Sibsey, near Boston

Police have just confirmed tragic news that a man has died in today’s crash on the A16 at Sibsey, near Boston.

The exotic pets taken on by Jamie Mintram and the team at Ark Wildlife Park.

FEATURE: Case studies of exotic pets rescued by Ark Wildlife Park

These are just three of the animals bought as gifts for Christmas which have been taken in by Ark


Children’s charity in Skegness calls for support

A charity which provides disadvantaged children in Derbyshire with a holiday in Skegness is appealing for donations.

Report reveals where in the UK over 50s struggle most to get a GP appointment

Report reveals where in the UK over 50s struggle most to get a GP appointment

The over 50s are finding it difficult to see their GP, according to research by Saga Health Insurance which reveals the places in the UK where over 50s say they struggle most to get an appointment with a doctor.

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Keith Hussey, board member of Skegness, Partnership presents the Business of the Year award to Little Learners, who also won Best Care Provider. Photo: MSKP-181116-109 ANL-161125-122502001

Oh what a night at Skegness Business awards

The stars of the latest Skegness Business of the Year Awards say winning top prize was an ‘unexpected honour’. Little Learners Day Nursery took the crown from Natureland, who were winners last year. Earlier in the evening they had won the award for Care Provider of the Year and couldn’t believe it when they were called back on to the stage to receive the prize.They were among representatives of 10 categories honoured in the second annual ceremony held by Skegness Partnership. More than 200 attended the glittering event at the Southview Park Hotel.

And the winners were:

Burgh Brownies� Christmas 2003 show.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Brownies present money from show

Burgh Brownies’ Christmas 2003 show was a big success and it raised £200 that was shared between the BBC Children in Need appeal and the RSPCA, remembers photographer Ben Hardaker.

Crime news.

Skegness police charge two with assault, causing grievous bodily harm

Police in Skegness said today (Saturday) they have charged two people with assault, causing grievous bodily harm, following an incident in October.


Remember your loved ones with memorial tree

Families are being invited to remember their loved ones at Lincolnshire Co-op’s funeral homes across the county this Christmas.


VIDEO: UKIP leader Paul Nuttall speaks in Sleaford today

UKIP is wheeling out its big guns with newly elected national leader Paul Nuttall speaking in Sleaford today (Saturday) and former leader Nigel Farage due to arrive on Monday.

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Crime news.

Skegness police have man in custody accused of burglary

Police in Skegness have a man in custody charged with non-dwelling burglary.

The Skegness Community Larder is in need of more donations for the needy this Christmas, ANL-161129-094912001

Help feed the needy in Skegness this Christmas

A foodbank in Skegness is facing its biggest challenge this Christmas after vital support was axed.

Wainfleet Theatre Club presenting Red Riding Hood as their 2004 pantomime in the Coronation Hall, with a slice of Robin Hood as well.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Seeing Red as panto season returns

Wainfleet Theatre Club presented Red Riding Hood as their 2004 pantomime in the Coronation Hall and just for good measure they added a slice of Robin Hood as well, remembers photographer Ben Hardaker.

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Tonight’s hotel lights switch-on in Skegness postponed

A Christmas lights switch-on in Skegness with comedian Duncan Norvelle that was planned for this evening has been postoned.

Rail transport news.

East Midlands Trains fares to rise in the new year - but less than the rate of inflation

Fares on trains serving the Sleaford area are set to rise by 1.5 per cent in the new year, it has been announced today (Friday).

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Open auditions for Britain’s Got Talent in Lincolnshire

Open auditions for Britain’s Got Talent in Lincolnshire

Britain’s Got Talent will be coming to Lincolnshire next week for a day of open auditions.

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Benefits of daily asprin outweigh risks

Benefits of daily aspirin outweigh risks

The benefits of an aspirin a day really do outweigh the risks, according to new research.

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Preferred candidate named in hunt for Lincolnshire’s new Chief Constable

Devon and Cornwall Deputy Chief Constable Bill Skelly has been named as the preferred candidate for Lincolnshire’s new police chief.

Minister for Policing, Brandon Lewis, with Lincolnshire's Chief Constable Neil Rhodes.

Minister for Policing visits Lincolnshire Police HQ

The Minister for Policing, Brandon Lewis, has visited Lincolnshire Police as part of an operation he has called ‘Operation Cops’ which involves him visiting forces to meet frontline staff and hear first-hand about the issues affecting them and the work they do in the community.

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Band paying tribute to rock icons Status Quo

A tribute act to rock legends Status Quo is coming to the Embassy Theatre, in Skegness this Saturday at 7.30pm.

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Skegness man among new fire fighting recruits

A Skegness man has become one of the latest recruits for Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue.

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